At the ninth Faculty Council meeting of the year, Dean of Harvard College Harry Lewis (Computer Science) presented his 2000-2001 Report on Harvard College for discussion by the Council. Lewis also proposed a change in the Faculty’s definition of rape, to bring it into accord with Massachusetts law.
Dean Nancy Maull (executive dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences) briefed the Council on the implementation of the recommendation of the Harvard Committee on Employment and Contracting Policies, as recently accepted by President Summers.
Information about faculty meetings can be found at: http://www.fas.harvard.edu/~secfas/. The next Faculty meeting is on Feb. 12. The next Faculty Council meeting is on Feb. 20.